Archive: Aug 2014

Backpack Safety

It’s back to school time and as much as you would like to avoid it, homework is inevitable. Carting books and binders to and from school will take its toll on anyone. Backpacks that are incorrectly fitting or too heavy may cause all types of orthopedic problems such as back pain, shoulder pain and neck pain. (more…)

5th Annual KC Ability Expo

    The 5th Annual KC Ability Expo will be held on September 13th, 2014 at the Overland Park Convention Center.  This event provides awareness, education and resources for those in our community with disabilities.   Kansas City Bone & Joint Clinic's Laurel Short, APRN is the volunteer coordinator again this year for the event.   For more information regarding the upcoming event:   For a flyer the event: 2014 KC Ability Expo

Orange Cone Alert!

The orange cone and barrel zones are everywhere this summer. Seems you can hardly drive a block without seeing road construction.   Our clinic is in the middle of a huge interstate construction project and we wanted to make sure everyone knew how to find us when the bridge and exits are closed. There are new buildings going up across the street from us as well. (more…)